Arthur Herman Karl Adam, 94, 153 W. Park Street, Gillett, passed away on Tuesday, April 10, 2012, in Oconto Falls. The son of the late Fred and Ella (Zahn) Adam was born Feb. 7, 1918, in the town of Gillett. He was baptized and confirmed at Immanuel Lutheran Church in the town of Gillett. He married Adeilia (Della) Rode on Sept. 14, 1940 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in the town of Gillett. She preceded him in death on Dec. 28, 1985. He worked at Kohler Foundry in Sheboygan, then he farmed in Suring. He moved to Neenah and worked at Neenah Construction. He returned to Gillett and worked 17 years at Wagner LP Gas and Electric as a serviceman, then he worked as personnel manager at the former Friday Canning Company for 19 years retiring at age 65. He is a member of Faith United Ev. Lutheran Church. He was active in his church and enjoyed deer hunting with his family, fishing, camping, following the Brewers, and enjoyed traveling across the United States,
He is survived by one son Duwaine (Jean) Adams, Frisco, Texas; one daughter, Barbara (Marvin) Hammond, Black Creek; three grandsons, Trent, Troy (Jennifer) and Eric (Shanna) Adams; four great-grandchildren, Brennan, Andrew, Jackson and Lillian; one sister-in-law, Mae Adams, Suring. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Ruth Bartelt and Esther Nelson; two brothers, Walter and Theodore.
Friends may call from 9 until 11 a.m. on Saturday at Faith United Ev. Luther Church, Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at Faith United Ev. Lutheran Church Rev. John Laatsch officiating, Burial will be in Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery Town of Gillett.
Kuehl Funeral Home (920) 855-2144 is serving the family.